|Mr. Kelvin Hopkins MP|
|Mr. Michael Connarty MP|
“And if it’s come to that why can’t we be honest about it?”
“One of the problems that have been bedeviled this dossier is that there is political interest in certain in high profile issues and underneath that there is an awful lot of technical detail. I certainly do not recognize what was in the EU Council communiqué as being the situation in the negotiations. I think it’s a simplification of the situation in the negotiations. There is a negotiation where there is a question of the location of the court on one hand and a jockeying for position - horse trading - on the technical issues”
|The kind of (be)-devilling the AmeriKat likes to see....|
"There is scope all the way along for amendments. I find it very difficult to work in this way, in the Competitiveness Council - I have had to get used to it. It does seem that if you keep talking and you stay in the room long enough, then you are likely to get the things that will help this process move forward. We are fortunate that there are other countries who feel as we do, and therefore are prepared to support us. That does make things very much easier. "
|Mr. Stephen Phillips MP|
|The Unified Patent Court system - a haven for|
trolls and forum shoppers?
|Time is running out to get|
your evidence to the
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